The Association of British Counties is a society dedicated to promoting awareness of the continuing importance of the 92 historic (or traditional) Counties of the United Kingdom.
The Flag Institute is a thriving membership-based flag organization – the largest in the world, with members on all six continents – and the national vexillological organization of the United Kingdom.
The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) is the UK Government department for communities and local government in England.
This site celebrates the county flags of Great Britain. Its purpose is to provide some explanation and reference for the flags of British shires and to clarify areas of confusion or misunderstanding.